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Sir Isaac Newton

The Gravity of Misinformation

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 04.11.2014 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

The recent concentration of misleading media hooey about health has been excruciating, but the problem is perennial. I trust I needn't make the case that you are under constant assault by distorted, contorted, titillating, and insipid headlines.

The Race to Redefine Calories: Iconoclasts, Start Your Engines!

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

Just as cars can differ dramatically in everything from handling, to torque, to acceleration, to fuel efficiency, so too do our bodies differ in all the nuances of metabolism. Some of us are natively predisposed to be faster, or stronger, or slower, or weaker.

Famous Physicist Was WAY Weirder Than You Ever Knew

The Huffington Post | David Freeman | Posted 11.01.2013 | Science

Isaac Newton today is venerated as one of the greatest scientists who ever lived -- the father of classical mechanics and co-creator of calculus. But ...

16-Year-Old 'Genius' Didn't Actually Solve 350-Year-Old Riddle Posed By Newton

Alex Kuczynski-Brown | Posted 06.21.2012 | Education

It was widely reported by the media last month that 16-year-old Shouryya Ray had solved a problem first posed by Sir Isaac Newton over 350 years ago t...

'Genius' Teen Cracks Isaac Newton Puzzle That Stumped Mathematicians For 350 Years

Posted 07.20.2012 | Education

Shouryya Ray, a 16-year-old German student, has cracked a puzzle that has stumped mathematicians since Sir Isaac Newton first posed the problem more t...

'Feeling Stuck' And The Human Law Of Inertia

Dr. Jim Taylor | Posted 01.30.2012 | Healthy Living
Dr. Jim Taylor

People, like asteroids, are set on a path by those early forces and continue on that path throughout their lives, for better or worse, unless other forces alter its course. And, like asteroids, we are often unaware of the course we are on or what propels us down that path.

Newton Running's CEO Jerry Lee: The All-American Stride

Anisha Lakhani | Posted 09.26.2011 | Sports
Anisha Lakhani

The Boulder, Colorado-based Newton Running is a rookie star growing at a rate of 100 percent a year. Their running shoes are the first choice for star Ironman triathletes such as Michelle Jones and Craig Alexander.

Newton's Apples On Google Logo: Animated Doodle Celebrates Sir Isaac Newton's Birthday

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Google is honoring Sir Isaac Newton with it's first animated logo design on the English scientist and thinker's birthday. Newton was born 367 years ag...